Functional Skills

Welcome to the Functional Skills Page

Functional Skills are practical skills in English, Mathematics and ICT (Information & Communication Technology) that allows individuals to work confidently, effectively and independently in life.

Functional Skills qualifications are offered at:

  • Entry Level
  • Level 1 
  • Level 2

For Functional Skills pupils must undertake tasks under controlled assessment conditions. The tasks are based on improving skills and learning problem solving techniques.

Functional Skills qualifications in English, Mathematics and ICT will help you to work more confidently in your chosen field after leaving school.